The Who is celebrating their 50th anniversary this year, and they’re doing some important work.
The band has announced they’ll be performing at a benefit concert on November 11th in support of the Teenage Cancer Trust.
The “house band” for the event will include Simon Townshend, Zak Starkey, Pino Palladino, Billy Nicholls, Frank Simes, Loren Gold and John Coury. The night will feature the house band along with guest artists performing various Who classics, including Rush’s Geddy Lee, Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder, Liam Gallagher, Kaiser Chiefs’ Ricky Wilson, Manic Street Preachers’ James Dean Bradfield, The Strypes and others.
“The Who Hits 50: an Evening of Who music in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust” will take place at the O2 Shepherds Bush Empire in West London, England.
For more, check out the Teenage Cancer Trust’s event page.